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A video made by one of our drivers from the September Convoy! #bepartofsomethingspecial

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CWUHA Trustees would like to thank all the volunteers who took part in the Sept 18 Convoy to Moldova. To have 12 newbies out of the 16 was amazing and can only be good for the the future of the charity. As always our friends from CWU Ireland delivered for us carrying fantastic aid in their AnPost and Eir vehicles. So enjoy your weekend with your families...you all deserve it. #BePartOfSomethingSpecial

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Waiting to get on the ferry to take us home. This has definitely been an emotional 2.5 weeks but one that none of us would change. It really makes a massive difference seeing where the aid is going and I think this is something we would all want to take part in again! #cwuha

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Fantastic to see 12 newbies from all corners of the UK and Ireland on the Sept 18 Convoy. If you are interested in taking part or want more info on how you can get involved, please email: cwuhaprojectworkers@gmail.com #BePartOfSomethingSpecial

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A big thank you to convoy newbies Rebecca and Umar for keeping us updated via our facebook page on the progress of the Sept Convoy. Some heartwarming and tearful pics. We hope to see you taking part in future projects. 👍 #BePartOfSomethingSpecial

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Every CWUHA convoy needs a great leadership team to make sure the aid is delivered direct and the drivers and vehicles arrive home safely. So we just want to say a big thank you to Chris, Johnny, Kevin and Pat for doing a sterling job leading our successful Sept 18 mission to Moldova. Thank you guys!

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This time last week we visited a centre for disabled children in Chisinau. Most of the kids here were severely disabled due to lack of knowledge about their disabilities. This is just one of the problems mad aid face when trying to educate people about disabilities and yet looking at these kids faces you can see why they push so hard!

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While we were in Moldova the children from the Phoenix centre put on a fundraising event to raise money for days out. It was quite emotional watching them knowing the time and effort that must have gone into making it happen.

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This time last week we’d just arrived at the Phoenix centre to meet the children and staff. Its amazing the changes mad-aid has made to Moldova and seeing all the kids faces made the whole trip worthwhile!

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We had some gorgeous views driving through Romania yesterday! The aim today is to make it back to Kecskemét Hungary.

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A last picture with victoria before we leave for the first leg of our journey home! It’s amazing to see what her and her staff have accomplished in such a short space of time and it felt good knowing we were helping such a worthy cause.

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Another successful CWUHA convoy! 16 drivers out of whom - 13 new drivers first time in 🇲🇩 Moldova! Everyone will be back! Thank you Poliția Republicii Moldova ( dnul. Alexandru Pînzari si dnul. Ruslan) for keeping everyone safe!

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We had our final day delivering aid to vulnerable families and said goodbye to the kids at the Phoenix centre. They gave us handmade cards thanking us for coming! 👍

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We spent the day today taking aid to a sports orphanage, disabled centre and school in Chisinau. A long and emotional day but looking at the kids faces made it all worthwhile! Colin the dog also chipped in and helped with the aid.

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Former convoy driver Steve Gough wearing one of our classic CWUHA T-Shirt's while on holiday. We're impressed it still fits! 😁

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Today we delivered some smiles to children in Chisanu. #HeartBreaking

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CWUHA #DeliveringASmile and of course some sweeties! #ConvoyToMoldova

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Arrived safe and sound to the CWUHA supported Phoenix Centre today. Unloading the vehicles and then we headed out to local villages to deliver aid!

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Finally made it to Moldova with the broken down van not far behind. Glad to finally be here and be able to deliver the aid!

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Some gorgeous buildings and scenery driving through Romania today. We pushed on so only have a 2hr drive to the Moldovan border tomorrow!

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Time lapse video of the sunrise in Arad Romania.

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Nice early rise after a setback yesterday with one of the vans breaking down. The aim today is to make it to the border for an early crossing tomorrow!

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Colin did a great job of keeping guard last night so we’re ready to get going for a slightly shorter drive day into Romania!

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After a long 12 hour drive day Colin drew the short straw and had to keep guard with the van overnight. Think it will be an early night for everyone ahead of an early start tomorrow.

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CWU Ireland Drivers Aiden, Paul, Joe, Mick who are taking part in the September Convoy getting a great send off from their General Secretary, Steve Fitzpatrick, CWUHA Ireland Trustee Pascal Connolly and National Officer Jimmy O'Connor #DeliveringASmile #BePartOfSomethingSpecial

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Stopped for lunch and now back on the road. 354 km to go to make Hungary!

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Quick pit stop to get our vignettes for Austria and then back on the road. Making up quite a bit of time today from roadworks yesterday!

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Everybody doing their vehicle checks in preparation for today’s journey to Hungary. We’ve got a bit of distance to make up because of road works yesterday!

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Colin the CWUHA dog keeping guard while we all stop for lunch. Driving 780 km today to our first stop in Velburg Germany.

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As the latest CWUHA Convoy departs our shores we would like to pay a massive tribute to our partner MAD-Aid Without this wonderful charity and there founder Victoria Dunford we couldn't deliver hundreds of smiles to vulnerable children in Moldova.

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And we’re off! Waiting for the ferry to leave for Zeebrugge. Just wanted to say a massive thanks to everyone who donated towards this convoy from all at CWUHA 😁

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We need the following urgently for the disabled centre we support in Moldova - please could you consider donating or helping us buy any of the items: Footballs Educational Games A4 paper Coloured paper Arts and crafts Pencils/pens/notebooks Paper A3 Photo Frames A4 Beads (mixed) Coloured Paper Projector +Screen https://mydonate.bt.com/charities/cwuhumanitarianaid

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Well that's the nine vehicle Red Folders all done for the CWUHA September Convoy, which leaves for Moldova on 6th Sept. A big thank you to everyone who donated funds and aid. #DeliveringASmile #BePartOfSomethingSpecial

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2 years ago we helped Mark Penfold raise money for his grandson Frankie. Here is an update from Frankie's mum.

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Thanks so much to Martin, Rachel, Carol, Trace and all the staff and B&Q in Kendal for donating this much needed dryer for our convoy to Moldova in September

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Our new Head Of Communications Chris Webb doing an excellent presentation to senior @bt_uk Managers on our May Mission to Moldova #DeliveringASmile

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CWU Ireland Sept convoy drivers with Trustees Jimmy & Pascal. Not your Usual Suspects. All Convoy Newbies! If you are interested in volunteering, email: cwuhaprojectworkers@gmail.com

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Project Managers, Trish Vollans and Lenny Crook meeting with CWU Ireland Trustees Jimmy & Pascal and the Sept 18 drivers from Ireland to go through logistics of the convoy. Great bunch who are keen to help us #DeliverASmile

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Blackpool Gazette cover our ‘Blackpool Man’ Chris Webb convoy to Moldova.

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More & more CWU members in Ireland and the UK are volunteering to take part in CWUHA missions with 12 of the 16 drivers on the Sept 18 Convoy all Newbies. If you want more info on how you can volunteer then email: cwuhaprojectworkers@gmail.com

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You want more info or how you can get involved with our school project in Tanzania. then just email alexcwuha@btinternet.com